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Read the original US court statement which names Prince Andrew in sex allegations

(warning – these statements are disturbing)

A judge in the US has ordered sex allegations against Prince Andrew be struck from the court records – not because they were found to be untrue but because they were deemed to be ‘unnecessary” to the case being tried. 68 more words

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Cameron interviewed by BBC presenter who was at his Xmas Party just 3 months ago

(not satire – it’s the UK today!)

Is it right that David Cameron was interviewed on Radio 4 today by a BBC presenter who is married to an old Etonian school friend of the Prime Minister’s, and is such a good friend of the PM she was a guest at Cameron’s Christmas party just 3 months ago? 37 more words

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Tories rush to hand over lucrative school to party donor before election

(not satire – it’s the Tories!)

(UPDATE: The Cameron government has decided today to hand the school over to one of his party donors:  399 more words

Tories

Cameron government refuses Howard League permission to visit private prisons

(not satire – it’s the UK today!)

Well, this is as shocking as it looks.

The Howard League for Penal Reform has famously been campaigning for the improvement of criminal justice policy in the UK for over 140 years. 183 more words

Tories

Nigel Farage 'defended' by far-right group using armoured land rover

(not satire – it’s the UKIP!)

Neo-Nazi organisation Britain First has tweeted a picture of what they describe as an “Armoured Land Rover” they are using to protect UKIP leader Nigel Farage as he goes around the country campaigning: 45 more words

Cynicism

Cameron's Britain: 7-year old cancer patients on foodbank handouts

(not satire – it’s Cameron’s Britain!)

There was good news today after bad local publicity pushed the DWP to reinstate 7-year old leukaemia patient Tommi Miller’s disability payments – ending months of his having to rely on foodbank handouts to survive: 129 more words

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